Pacific Training Centre for the Blind
Welcome to the Pacific Training Centre for the Blind (PTCB).
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The Pacific Training Centre for the Blind (PTCB) is a grassroots charitable organization, that serves blind, deafblind and low vision adults in Greater Victoria and elsewhere of all ages from young adults to older seniors.
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We deliver our main program, Blind People In Charge, at the centre located in downtown Victoria. We provide non-visual training in: tactile skills, including Braille; orientation and travel training with the long white cane; daily living skills such as cooking and cleaning; technology such as computer and iPhone use without sight; and employment readiness.
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From time to time, the Pacific Training Centre for the Blind is featured in the media.
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We appreciate your desire to help. The only question is, how do you want to help us? There are several ways.
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The centre funds the bulk of its operation through grant awards and donations from the general public.
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Programs at the Pacific Training Centre for the Blind are made possible through the generosity of our supporters.
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We would love to hear from you. For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact us